R Ursic-Bedoya

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Affiliation: Simon Fraser University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Molecular cloning and transcriptional activation of lysozyme-encoding cDNAs in the mosquito Aedes aegypti
    R J Ursic Bedoya
    Department of Biological Sciences, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Dr, Burnaby, BC, Canada
    Insect Mol Biol 14:89-94. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Rhodnius prolixus: identification of immune-related genes up-regulated in response to pathogens and parasites using suppressive subtractive hybridization
    Raul J Ursic-Bedoya
    Department of Biological Sciences, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Dr, Burnaby, BC, Canada V5A1S6
    Dev Comp Immunol 31:109-20. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Identification and characterization of two novel lysozymes from Rhodnius prolixus, a vector of Chagas disease
    Raul J Ursic-Bedoya
    Department of Biological Sciences, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Dr, Burnaby, BC, Canada V5A 1S6
    J Insect Physiol 54:593-603. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Cloning and characterization of Dorsal homologues in the hemipteran Rhodnius prolixus
    R Ursic-Bedoya
    Department of Biological Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby BC, Canada
    Insect Mol Biol 18:681-9. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Prolixicin: a novel antimicrobial peptide isolated from Rhodnius prolixus with differential activity against bacteria and Trypanosoma cruzi
    R Ursic-Bedoya
    Simon Fraser University, Department of Biological Sciences, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, BC, Canada
    Insect Mol Biol 20:775-86. 2011

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Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Molecular cloning and transcriptional activation of lysozyme-encoding cDNAs in the mosquito Aedes aegypti
    R J Ursic Bedoya
    Department of Biological Sciences, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Dr, Burnaby, BC, Canada
    Insect Mol Biol 14:89-94. 2005
    ..Lysozymes in Aedes aegypti play both roles, defined by the spatial and temporal regulation of their expression...
  2. ncbi request reprint Rhodnius prolixus: identification of immune-related genes up-regulated in response to pathogens and parasites using suppressive subtractive hybridization
    Raul J Ursic-Bedoya
    Department of Biological Sciences, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Dr, Burnaby, BC, Canada V5A1S6
    Dev Comp Immunol 31:109-20. 2007
    ..The functional annotation revealed expressed sequence tags (ESTs) generated in response to various stimuli in all tissues, and included pathogen recognition molecules, regulatory molecules, and effector molecules...
  3. doi request reprint Identification and characterization of two novel lysozymes from Rhodnius prolixus, a vector of Chagas disease
    Raul J Ursic-Bedoya
    Department of Biological Sciences, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Dr, Burnaby, BC, Canada V5A 1S6
    J Insect Physiol 54:593-603. 2008
    ..These data suggest a differential compartmentalized role of two closely related molecules; one for immunity in the hemocoel and the other for digestion in the midgut...
  4. doi request reprint Cloning and characterization of Dorsal homologues in the hemipteran Rhodnius prolixus
    R Ursic-Bedoya
    Department of Biological Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby BC, Canada
    Insect Mol Biol 18:681-9. 2009
    ..Additionally, we identified putative kappaB binding sites in the 5' upstream regions of target genes known to be involved in the innate immune response of insects...
  5. doi request reprint Prolixicin: a novel antimicrobial peptide isolated from Rhodnius prolixus with differential activity against bacteria and Trypanosoma cruzi
    R Ursic-Bedoya
    Simon Fraser University, Department of Biological Sciences, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, BC, Canada
    Insect Mol Biol 20:775-86. 2011
    ..No significant toxicity was demonstrated against Trypanosoma cruzi, the human parasite transmitted by R. prolixus...